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Something's (A)Foote with Eunice

Learn about the female scientist who discovered heat-trapping gases.

Carpenter Science Theater

Included with public admission / School rates apply
Ages 13-18
20 minutes
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A sassy telling of the overlooked 19th-century female scientist who was the first to demonstrate the heat-trapping effects of certain gases, and theorize about their interaction with the Earth’s atmosphere.

About Carpenter Science Theater

Our professional tale tellers deliver intriguing science stories with energy and style for guests of all ages. Performances run between 15 and 20 minutes, and are both entertaining and educational.

Carpenter Science Theater performances can be added to your group visit for no cost, but you must preregister for the program. Click here for more information.

Something's (A)Foote with Eunice Is Suitable for Grades 6 - 12

SOLs covered in this demonstration include:

  • Earth Science: 6 and 11
An image of Earth as taken from space.